The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheltenham region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 63 46 50
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 2 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.48% 2.75% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 2.85% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 3
Median salary £40,750 £31,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.36% +14.54%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,425
% change year-on-year
- +1.67%
3rd Line Support
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
414 316 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 98.57% 96.64% 98.89%
Number of salaries quoted 346 283 229
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region that featured 3rd Line Support in the job title.

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Cheltenham region.

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Cheltenham

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 3rd Line Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) XenApp
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) MCSE
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (42.86%) Advertising
3 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
3 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (28.57%) MCSA
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) COM
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) MCSE
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (28.57%) MCITP
3 2 (28.57%) MCSA
4 1 (14.29%) CCENT
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) XenApp
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
1 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
2 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (28.57%) WSUS
3 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (14.29%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (14.29%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) NetApp
2 3 (42.86%) Symantec
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Sophos
4 1 (14.29%) Brocade
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Meraki
4 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL